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MAJOR IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

 

Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment. Students are responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements.

*See Appendix A Core Curriculum and Optional Course Information.
 
FALL
HOURS
SPRING
HOURS
FRESHMAN YEAR FRESHMAN YEAR
BIOL 1406 Cell&Molecular Biology
4
BIOL 1411 General Botany 4
CHEM 1411 General Chemistry I
4
CHEM 1412 General Chemistry II 4
ENGL
1301 English Composition I
3
ENGL 1302 English Composition II 3
PSCI 2305 American National Govt
3
HIST 1302 The U.S. Since 1877 3
HIST
1301

The U.S. to 1877

3
       
Total 17   14
 
SOPHOMORE YEAR
SOPHOMORE YEAR
BIOL 1413 General Zoology 4 MATH 2412 Pre-Calculus
4
CHEM 2423 Organic Chemistry I 4 CHEM 3400 Environmental Chemistry
4
GEOL 1303 Physical Geology 3 EPSC 2401 Atmospheric Science 4
GEOL 1103 Phys Geology Lab 1 PSCI 2306 American State Govt
3
ENGL   Survey of Literature* 3      
Total 15  
15
 

JUNIOR YEAR
JUNIOR YEAR
    Section I Elective1 4 BIOL 3410 Ecology
4
BIOL 2421 General Microbiology 4     Section I Elective1
4
GEOL   Adv GEOL Elective 4 GEOL   Adv GEOL Elective
4
ENSC 3401 Environmental Sciences 4 ENGL 2311 Technical Writing
3
Total 16  
15
 

SENIOR YEAR
SENIOR YEAR
ENSC 4170 Senior Seminar 1 GEOL   Adv GEOL Elective
4
MATH   MATH Elective3 3     Section I Elective1
5
    Section I Elective1 4     Section II Elective2
4
    Visual/Performing Arts* 3     Soc/Behavioral Science 3
    Activity/Wellness* 1      
Total 12  
16
 
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS: 120
 
1Section I electives, select 17 SCH from: ECO 4399, ENSC 3310, 3340, 4310, 4173-4473, 4420, 4430. ENSC 4173-4473 (variable hours) may be repeated, for a total not to exceed 8 SCH
2Section II electives, select 4 SCH from: BIOL 3404, 3414, 3416, 4402, 4404, 4408, 4441, CHEM 3405, 3451, 4410, 4199-4499. CHEM 4199-4499 must directly relate to the environmental sciences. May be taken by permission of the instructor and environmental sciences faculty.
3MATH, select from MATH 1342 or MATH 2413.
 
Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.
 
Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.

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